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Trump, Kim Jong-un hail historic summit; questions over way forward

SINGAPORE, Singapore –Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un hailed their historic summit Tuesday, June 12, as a breakthrough in relations between Cold War foes, but the agreement they produced contained few details about the key issue of Pyongyang's nuclear weapons. The extraordinary and unprecedented encounter in Singapore saw the leader of ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerJun 12th, 2018

Trump, Kim hail historic summit despite doubts over agreement

SINGAPORE (3rd UPDATE) –  Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un  hailed their historic summit Tuesday, June 12, as a breakthrough in relations between Cold War foes, but the agreement they produced was short on details about the key issue of Pyongyang's nuclear weapons. The extraordinary encounter saw the leader of the world's most powerful democracy  ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 12th, 2018

Pompeo in North Korea to seek details on denuclearization

PYONGYANG, North Korea –  US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Pyongyang on Friday, July 6, to press Kim Jong-un for a more detailed commitment to denuclearization following the North Korean leader's historic summit with President Donald Trump. Pompeo was greeted in the North Korean capital by Kim's right hand ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 6th, 2018

Pompeo hopes to fill in details of North Korea agreement

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday he expects North Korea to be ready to "fill in some details" of the commitments on denuclearization made by Kim Jong Un at his historic summit with President Donald Trump last month......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 6th, 2018

Trump says North Korea talks going well, lashes out at critics

WASHINGTON, DC, USA – US  President Donald Trump said on Tuesday, July 3, talks with North Korea were making progress despite reports Kim Jong Un's regime had stepped up its nuclear program after the two leaders held a historic summit. "Many good conversations with North Korea-it is going well!" he ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2018

US to give North Korea post-summit timeline with ‘asks’ soon —official

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE — The United States will soon present a timeline to North Korea with “specific asks” of Pyongyang after a historic summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a senior U.S. defense official said. The official, who spoke to a small group of reporters ahead of […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJun 25th, 2018

NKorea still a nuclear threat – Trump

WASHINGTON, D.C.: US President Donald Trump on Friday (Saturday in Manila) cited “an unusual and extraordinary threat” from North Korea’s nuclear arsenal to extend sanctions on Kim Jong Un’s regime, despite touting the success of a historic summit earlier this month. After flying back to Washington last week, boasting of success, the US leader tweeted: [...] The post NKorea still a nuclear threat – Trump appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

Despite summit, NKorea still a nuclear threat, says Trump

WASHINGTON, D.C.: US President Donald Trump on Friday cited “an unusual and extraordinary threat” from North Korea’s nuclear arsenal to extend sanctions on Kim Jong Un’s regime, despite touting the success of a historic summit earlier this month. After flying back to Washington last week, boasting of success, the US leader tweeted: “There is no [...] The post Despite summit, NKorea still a nuclear threat, says Trump appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

Despite summit, North Korea still a nuclear threat, says Trump

WASHINGTON, United States – US President Donald Trump on Friday, June 22 cited "an unusual and extraordinary threat" from North Korea's nuclear arsenal to extend sanctions on Kim Jong Un's regime, despite touting the success of a historic summit earlier this month. After flying back to Washington last week, boasting ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

Japan says halting missile drills after Trump-Kim summit

TOKYO, Japan – Japan is suspending evacuation drills simulating a North Korean missile attack after historic talks between Washington and Pyongyang , its top government spokesman said Friday, June 22. The decision comes after US President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un met last week in Singapore and signed a ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018

Trump aide leaves White House

WASHINGTON, United States — The White House on Tuesday announced the latest departure from President Donald Trump’s administration: deputy chief of staff Joe Hagin, who played a key role in organizing the historic summit with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un in Singapore. Hagin, 62, had worked for three previous Republican presidents: Ronald Reagan, George HW […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 21st, 2018

China s Xi praises North Korea s Kim for Trump summit, promises support

Chinese President Xi Jinping offered high praise to visiting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday, lauding the “positive” outcome of his historic summit with U.S. President Donald Trump and promising unwavering friendship. Source link link: China's Xi praises North Korea's Kim for Trump summit, promises support.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 20th, 2018

Kim Jong Un heads to Beijing—reports

SEOUL --- North Korean leader Kim Jong-un may visit Beijing soon to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping to discuss cooperation after his historic summit with U.S. President Donald Trump, a media report said Tuesday. A special Air Koryo flight headed to Beijing from Pyongyang on Tuesday, fanning speculations that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is making his third trip to China. Japanese media had reported earlier in the day that Beijing and Pyongyang were making arrangements for a meeting between Kim and Chinese President Xi Jinping. According to the reports, Kim is scheduled to arrive in Beijing some time Tuesday. If the meeting is held, it will be the third time for Kim to meet ...Keep on reading: Kim Jong Un heads to Beijing—reports.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

Japan working to arrange Abe-Kim talks – reports

TOKYO: Japan is working to arrange a meeting between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Kim Jong Un after the North Korean leader said he was open to talks, local media reported Thursday. The Sankei Shimbun said Kim discussed the possibility during historic talks Tuesday with US President Donald Trump. “During the summit with Trump, Kim [...] The post Japan working to arrange Abe-Kim talks – reports appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018

Dollar builds on gains ahead of Fed, equities struggle

The dollar extended gains against its peers in Asian trade Wednesday as investors await a key Federal Reserve decision later in the day, but most equity markets dipped. As the euphoria over the historic summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un recedes, investors are focusing on macroeconomic issues with concerns over global trade causing […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

World no longer on the brink

NUCLEAR RUIN AVERTED SEOUL, Korea– Donald Trump accepted an invitation from Kim Jong Un to visit North Korea during their historic summit, Pyongyang state media reported Wednesday, as the US president said the world had jumped back from the brink of “nuclear catastrophe”. Tuesday’s unprecedented encounter in Singapore saw the leader of the world’s most […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

World can ‘sleep well’ after N.Korea summit, Trump says

A jubilant-sounding President Donald Trump declared Wednesday that his “deal” with Kim Jong Un has ended North Korea’s nuclear threat and made the world safer, as he returned to Washington following the historic talks. World can ‘sleep well’ after N.Korea summit, Trump says A jubilant-sounding President Donald Trump declared Wednesday that his Source link: World can ‘sleep well’ after N.Korea summit, Trump says.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

Trump: World dodged ‘nuclear catastrophe’

SEOUL: Donald Trump accepted an invitation from Kim Jong Un to visit North Korea during their historic summit, Pyongyang state media reported Wednesday, as the US president said the world had jumped back from the brink of “nuclear catastrophe.” Critics have said the unprecedented encounter in Singapore was more style than substance, producing a document [...] The post Trump: World dodged ‘nuclear catastrophe’ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

Kim, Trump Shake Hands at Historic Summit

Top leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump shook hands and started the first-ever DPRK-US summit Tuesday. Kim and Trump entered the venue separately at the Capella Hotel on Singapore’s resort island of Sentosa. The two leaders shook hands for a few seconds with a […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

Summit welcomed as ‘first step’ toward peace

SEOUL -- Most South Korean newspapers reacted with cautious optimism Wednesday to the historic meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un in Singapore, although one conservative daily denounced the agreement it produced as "absurd." The centrist Hankook daily noted that the post-summit joint statement signed by the US president….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

Bullish Trump

SEOUL -- Donald Trump accepted an invitation from Kim Jong Un to visit North Korea during their historic summit, Pyongyang state media reported Wednesday, as the US president said the world had jumped back from the brink of "nuclear catastrophe." Tuesday's unprecedented encounter in Singapore saw the leader of the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018